Midnight Shadow by SIDEBURN004

Silent Manga Audition offers publishing opportunities in Japan for international artists

Russian Silent Manga Audition MasterClass member SIDEBURN004 made recently recently, by being the first SMA MasterClass member to debut in a Japanese manga magazine. A work originally conceived by Japanese manga artist Matsuri Midou (Black Terror) for the first Zenon Creator Audition, “Midnight Shadow” tells the story of Alice, a young woman plagued with theContinue reading Silent Manga Audition offers publishing opportunities in Japan for international artists

Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2019 Hell of a Comic Art Challenge

Hellboy-inspired “Hell of a Comic Art Challenge” launched by Lakes International Comic Art Festival

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2019 is inviting students of the arts, young comic art enthusiasts and the next generation of comic creators to flex their creative talents by exploring the depths of Hell to create a new comic character. The Hell of a Comic Art Challenge, a competition supported by the University ofContinue reading Hellboy-inspired “Hell of a Comic Art Challenge” launched by Lakes International Comic Art Festival

The winners of the 12th edition of the Manga Jiman competition

Manga Jiman 2018 Winners on display at Embassy of Japan

The winners of the 12th edition of the Manga Jiman competition were revealed at a reception hosted at the Embassy of Japan last month – and an exhibition of the strips is on display until the end of March. The reception also saw announcements for the British Museum‘s upcoming Manga exhibition, which opens in May,Continue reading Manga Jiman 2018 Winners on display at Embassy of Japan

Which British school will write themselves into Roy of the Rovers history?

To celebrate the return of the classic Roy of the Rovers comic, the National Literacy Trust and publisher Rebellion are inviting pupils aged 8 to 12 to get creative and write a club motto for Roy Race’s iconic football team, Melchester RoversContinue reading Which British school will write themselves into Roy of the Rovers history?

Beano 3970 - Bananaman

Beano launches National Jokes Competition for Schools

The Beano has launched a new national joke competition to find Britain’s funniest primary school class. Pupils and teachers (on behalf of pupils) across the UK will be able submit their primary school classes’ top three jokes at www.beano.com/jokes from April 1st 2019. The top three classes, voted for by Beano’s gag maker experts andContinue reading Beano launches National Jokes Competition for Schools